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LED street light replacement programme to take place

03/09/2013

Buckinghamshire County Council is set to replace 7,500 street lights with light emitting diodes (LEDs) over the next three years.

Philips and Ericsson to offer smart street lighting

24/02/2014

Philips and Ericsson have joined forces to launch a new connected LED street lighting model.

Cumbria to get LED street lights

12/05/2014

Cumbria County Council is set to invest £7.6 million in new energy efficient LED street lights. 

Street light upgrade to finish early

12/05/2014

A scheme to upgrade Surrey’s street lights is set to finish a year ahead of schedule.

£11m street light replacement programme to take place

13/08/2014

A replacement programme that will see 31,000 LED street lights fitted across Wigan is costing the council £11 million.

Downing Street upgrades street lights to LEDs

27/10/2014

The street lights in London’s Downing Street have been upgraded to LEDs.

New lights for Stevenage’s A-roads

19/11/2014

Street lights on Stevenage’s A-roads will be upgraded to LEDs.

Telensa helps with Hertfordshire’s switch to LED lighting

27/11/2014

Telensa has been selected to supply its street light central management system (CMS) as part of Hertfordshire County Council’s £6.5m A-road improvement project, managed by highway services contractor Ringway.

KCC confirms switch to LED lighting

02/02/2015

Kent County Council has confirmed plans to invest £40 million in converting its 120,000 street lights to a centrally-controlled LED lighting system.

Ealing’s lights to be upgraded to LEDs

18/03/2015

Ealing Council is spending £6 million on replacing 24,000 street lights with LED lanterns.

Street light replacement project in Reading

31/03/2015

Reading Borough Council is set to replace all of its street lamps with new energy efficient LEDs at a cost of almost £7 million.

LED light scheme given go ahead in Northern Ireland

07/04/2015

Up to 20,000 LED street lights will be installed at a cost of £6 million in Northern Ireland.

Hertfordshire street light upgrade to be completed

01/06/2015

Hertfordshire County Council will complete its rollout of LED lighting on A-roads in Hertsmere.

Street lighting upgrade for Gloucestershire

17/08/2015

Skanska will upgrade almost 55,000 standard street lanterns to LEDs after being awarded a 12-year contract by Gloucestershire County Council.

Installation of LED street lights gets underway in Wirral

02/09/2015

The first of thousands of new LED street lights were installed in Wirral last week.

Bournemouth and Poole to get LED street lights

10/09/2015

A £21 million contact to maintain almost 41,000 street lights in Bournemouth and Poole over the next 10 years has been awarded to VolkerHighways.

Hertfordshire to test LED street lights

03/12/2015

Hertfordshire County Council will be dimming and trimming some LED street lights overnight to test residents’ reactions to the energy-saving initiative.

Volker wins £27m contract to upgrade lights in three boroughs

10/12/2015

VolkerHighways will replace more than 38,000 street lights in Reading, Slough and Wokingham in April 2016 as part of a £27 million LED upgrade and maintenance project.

£40m contract to convert Kent’s street lights to LEDs awarded

01/02/2016

Infrastructure firm Bouygues Energies & Services has been awarded a £40 million contract to convert Kent’s 118,000 street lights to LEDs.

Further LED lighting upgrade in Hertfordshire

15/02/2016

Street lights on B, C and unclassified (residential) roads in Hertfordshire will be upgraded to LED technology.   

Scotland switching over to LED street lights

16/02/2016

Almost one-third of Scotland’s street lamps will be LEDs by 2017, according to figures released by the Scottish Futures Trust.

Kent to return to all-night lighting with £40m LED upgrade

22/02/2016

Kent County Council (KCC) will spend £40 million on LED lights after agreeing on a policy to return to all-night lighting.

Lincolnshire Council to make street light savings

07/03/2016

Lincolnshire County Council is aiming to save £1.7 million by changing the way it manages street lighting.

LED switchover for lights on M8 in Scotland

08/03/2016

More than 100 lamps on the M8 in Scotland will be switched to LED lighting.

Engineers on target to complete street light repairs in Wirral

14/03/2016

Engineers are working through a backlog of street light repairs in Wirral.

Bolton making switch to LED lighting

01/04/2016

Almost 10,000 street lights in Bolton have been switched over to new LED lighting.

Skanska upgrading street lights in Gloucestershire

06/04/2016

Skanska has officially taken over the general maintenance of Gloucestershire County Council’s entire street lighting portfolio.

More LED street lights to be installed in Hertfordshire

16/05/2016

Hertfordshire County Council is continuing its rollout of LED lights following the successful upgrade of more than 12,000 street lights on all A-roads across the county.

LED upgrade for Bath’s street lights

25/05/2016

More than 8,000 street lights in Bath will be replaced with new light emitting diode (LED) units.

Volker begins street light upgrade in three counties

29/06/2016

VolkerHighways has started work on a contract worth £24 million that will see it upgrade 38,000 street lights with energy efficient LED lamps in Slough, Wokingham and Reading.

LED street light roll out continues in Gloucestershire

31/08/2016

Gloucestershire County Council is continuing its roll out of LED street lighting with the upgrade set to save the local authority £17 million over the next 12 years.

VolkerHighways wins £4.7m lighting contract

31/10/2016

VolkerHighways has been awarded a £4.7 million contract with London Borough of Barking and Dagenham to replace nearly 16 thousand street lights with new LED lanterns.

Lighting upgrade forms part of A465 works

09/12/2016

A major road upgrade is underway on the A465 Heads of the Valleys road in South Wales with SSE Enterprise awarded the contract to install 500 new street lights along the route.

LED upgrade for Cheshire West and Chester

17/01/2017

More than 24,000 street lights will be upgraded in Cheshire West and Chester at a cost of £5 million.

McCann to carry out £6.5m Hillingdon street light upgrade

19/01/2017

McCann will replace and maintain street lighting in London’s second largest borough, Hillingdon, after being awarded a £6.5 million contract.

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